Every week I comb through 1000s of articles that get curated down to somewhere between 60 to 100 URLs eligible for DevOps'ish. Those URLs land in this notes file that ends up being source material for the newsletter. Being in that group of links is an achievement of its own and should be lauded.

It's a shame when I have to choose between having too many links or someone's special thing getting featured in the newsletter. Here's another chance to shine!

As always, thank you for reading,
Chris Short

The following links and/or notes accompany the corresponding issue of DevOps'ish.


Addressing Hiring Gaps Through User Research – Accidentally in Code

Faulty database script brings Salesforce to its knees | ZDNet

Cisco Held Preliminary Acquisition Talks With Cloud Startup HashiCorp — The Information

Q&A: Google’s Janet Kuo on why Kubernetes thrives despite complexity - SiliconANGLE

Over 12,000 MongoDB Databases Deleted by Unistellar Attackers

Amazon’s Away Teams laid bare: How AWS’s hivemind of engineers develop and maintain their internal tech • The Register

When Good Certificates Go Bad: Monitoring for Expired TLS Certificates

Firecracker Open Source Update May, 2019 | AWS Open Source Blog

Inside Google’s Civil War | Fortune

Google Has Stored Some Passwords in Plaintext Since 2005 | WIRED

Tall chip tale? Huawei’s backup plans leave experts unconvinced - Reuters

Python’s creator thinks it has a diversity problem — Quartz

Running Istio on kubernetes in production. Part I. | Tigera

Automated Canary Management to Kubernetes with Flagger, Istio and GitOps Pipelines

Apple CEO Tim Cook tells the class of 2019: ‘My generation has failed you’

GitHub’s Top 100 Most Valuable Repositories Out of 96 Million

Your Company Needs a Process for Offboarding Employees Gracefully

Takeaways from KubeCon; the latest on Kubernetes and cloud native development | TechCrunch

Huawei’s day of reckoning arrives – but it has been preparing for almost a year | South China Morning Post

Performance Benchmark Analysis of Istio and Linkerd | Kinvolk

Chris’s Wiki :: blog/python/Python2AndRHEL8

Kubernetes - from the beginning, Part I, Basics, Deployment and Minikube - DEV Community 👩‍💻👨‍💻

eBPF Superpowers - Speaker Deck

IoT Telemetry Collection using Google Protocol Buffers, Google Cloud Functions, Cloud Pub/Sub, and MongoDB Atlas | Programmatic Ponderings

How to do hard things | David R. MacIver

Capital One leaving Seattle, impacting up to 160 engineering and product jobs as it closes tech hub – GeekWire

GitLab deploys into multiple clouds from kubectl using Crossplane | GitLab

Salesforce recovers from outage caused by faulty database script - SiliconANGLE

Talk key takeaways from KubeCon 2019 with TechCrunch writers | TechCrunch